Katherine Westmoreland, wife of Army Gen. William Westmoreland, who commanded U.S. troops in Vietnam, talks about her life as a military wife.

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    Katherine Westmoreland West Point Interview

    Katherine Westmoreland, wife of U.S. Army General William Westmoreland, who commanded U.S. forces in Vietnam, talked about her life as a military daughter, sister and spouse. She recounted her time living in Vietnam and serving as a Red Cross nurse’s aide during the war. And she recalled hosting presidents and first ladies as well as her friendship with Bob and Dolores Hope. This interview is from The West Point Center for Oral History.